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NICOLASTOBIN CURRICULUM VITAE 2012


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nicolas tobin

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OPENING STATEMENT To Whom It May Concern, Life is mearly a canvas for one to paint a beatutiful portrait of themself.

new and inspiring things is extremely important as a designer. I admire

Strong will and ambition are only some of the tools used to accomplish

the fact that I will always be learning something new. Through design and

such a task. I believe one controls their own destiny. The destination of

visual expression, I would love to change the world. I want to be a part of

oneself is determined upon their willingness, determination, passion, and

something big and make an impact on this world.

ambition. My name is Nicolas Tobin, and I am not your typical 23 year-old. I believe life is a journey through which one is constantly learning and experiencing new aspects of what is percieved to be reality. Having an open mind to Nicolas M. Tobin Graphic Designer


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PAST EDUCATION OCEAN COUNTY COLLEGE

COURSES TAKEN

1 College Dr. PO Box 2001

• Art History I & II

• Photography

Toms River, NJ 08754

• Basic Drawing

• Sociology

Graduated: May 2011

• Figure Drawing

• Psychology

Recieved: Associates of Applied Science

• Intro to Macintosh • Intro to Commnications

GPA: 3.3

in Visual Communications /

• Corel Painter

• Mass Communications

Graphic Design

• Photoshop

• Design Fundamentals

• 2D & 3D Design

• Principles of Advertising

AWARDS President‘s Honors List: 2010 & 2011


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nicolas tobin

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WORK EXPERIENCE DEC. 2012 - PRESENT NJ SAVVY SHOPPER

Art Director / Graphic Designer Responsibilities: • Design and edit magazine advertisements, covers and various

• Manage multiple projects on extreme deadlines with high degree

print materials from concept to finished product that meet and

of accuracy, quality and attention to detail.

exceed clients‘ needs.

• Consulted with clients to develop marketing plans.

• Improved office efficiency and customer service by overhauling

• Prioritize, organize and manage projects.

previously haphazard filing system.

• Oversee and manage design team.

• Manage distribution of files to various printers and vendors.

• Responsible for correcting and/or repairing any print or design

• Prepared files for print. (Pre-Flight)

errors within the files.

• Assisted owner of the company with future business plans to grow his company.


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MAY 2011 - DEC. 2012 1 STOP WRAPS

Graphic Designer / Wrap Installer Responsibilities: • Designed and installed all signs, vehicle wraps, banners and

• Participated in client and project strategy meetings.

various print materials from concept to finished product.

• Oversaw and managed design and production team.

• Operated and maintaned large format printer, laminator and

• Corrected and/or repaired any print or design errors within the files.

plotter.

• Prepared files for print.

• Cut, weeded and transfer taped vinyl. • Managed multiple projects on extreme deadlines with high degree of accuracy, quality and attention to detail. • Worked extensively with the PMS to acheive correct colors.

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ACQUIRED SKILLS SOFTWARE Adobe CS6:

HARDWARE Apple:

Apple:

• Photoshop

• Keynote

• iPhone 4 & 5

• Illustrator

• Numbers

• Macbook Pro

• InDesign

• Pages

• iMac

• Acrobat

• OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion

• Mac Pro

Microsoft:

• iOS 6

Large Format:

• Word

• OSX Lion Server

• Mutoh Valujet

• Excel

• Final Cut Pro (basic)

• Graphtec Plotter

• Powerpoint

FlexiSign Pro 10

• Laminator

Drawing Tablet: • Wacom Bamboo Pantone: • PMS Coated Booklet


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LIST OF REFERENCES MARK BALABAN 100 Rt. 9 North Manalapan // NJ // 07726

Phone: 732.303.9044 Fax: 732.303.1836

Email: info@showerman.com Web: www.Showerman.com

Phone: 732.490.5858 Fax: 732.490.5658

Email: rgentile@gmail.com Web: www.SavvyShopperNJ.com

Phone: 732.255.0400 Ext. 439 Fax: 732.255.0444

Email: rpustiak@ocean.edu Web: www.Ocean.edu

RICHARD GENTILE 522 Hwy 9 North / Suite 137 Manalapan // NJ // 07726

RENATE PUSTIAK 1 College Dr. Toms River // NJ // 08754


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